A prospective cross-sectional study of speech in patients with the 22q11 deletion syndrome.


UNLABELLED The purpose of this study was to investigate a consecutive series of 65 participants between 3 and 33 years of age (median age of 9 years and 4 months) with a confirmed 22q11.2 deletion, in order to ascertain the frequency and severity of articulation difficulties, velopharyngeal impairment (VPI), and the level of intelligibility. The majority… (More)